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Sierre

(syĕr), Ger. Siders, town (1990 pop. 14,143), Valais canton, S Switzerland, on the Rhône River. A market town, it is the center of a rich horticultural region. There is a large aluminum plant nearby. Sierre has a 13th-century tower and a 16th-century castle. The poet Rilke lived there.
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Teresa Romero tested positive for Ebola on October 6 following her participation in the treatment of a Spanish priest, who was brought to Madrid from Sierre Leone on September 22, and died few days later, it added.
Another 24 children were injured in the crash near Sierre, in the canton of Valais, close to the border with Italy.
The bus carrying 52 people, including 12-year-old students from two different Belgian schools, crashed at around 9pm local time on Wednesday inside a tunnel on the A9 highway near Sierre, Switzerland, in the southern Swiss canton (state) of Valais, an area of popular ski resorts in the Swiss Alps.
Police said the bus crashed at around 9pm local time yesterday in a tunnel at Sierre, near popular ski areas in the Swiss Alps.
The bus carrying 52 people, including 12-year-old students from two different Belgian schools, crashed at around 9pm local time last night inside a tunnel on the A9 highway near Sierre, Switzerland, in the southern Swiss canton of Valais, an area of popular ski resorts in the Swiss Alps.
Grottensee near St-Leonard: There are boat trips across this underground lake between Sion and Sierre from March to November.
3 million to help meet growing demand for the aluminium sheet produced at its Sierre, Switzerland, rolling operation.
The morning's vineyard walk ended with a visit to Le Chateau de Villa in Sierre.
Coverage of the third day's play at Cranssur- Sierre in Switzerland, as the players look to post a positive score ahead of the final round.
5 hours) on foot through magnificent wine country, leads off from the Musee de la Vigne et du Vin at Chateau de Villa in the town of Sierre and ends up at Zumofen House in Salquenen, a restored farmhouse that is a wing of the museum.
TSX: NVL) today marked the start-up of a new laser-cutting center for aluminum automotive sheet at its rolling mill in Sierre, Switzerland, with the announcement that the center's first order will be for DaimlerChrysler's Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan.